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10June

DOCUMENTATION OF COVID-19 RESPONSE BY GOVERNMENT OF BIHAR
Bihar, India

The assignment intends to document the best practices taken by the Government of Bihar during the response to the COVID-19 crisis in Bihar State, India. The document shall be prepared in the form of a ?Coffee Table Book?. Preparedness for Response and Recovery (PRR)

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Consultant

2 months

(Job ID :518)

15June

TRAINING NEED ASSESSMENT AND DEVELOPMENT OF DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT RESEARCH AND TRAINING STRATEGY FOR NATIONAL DISASTER RISK MANAGEMENT COMMISSION, ETHIOPIA
Ethiopia

This assignment specifically contributes to the newly established DRM Study, Research, and Training Directorate of NDRMC. The Program is looking for a team of consultants or a consulting firm (national or international) based in Ethiopia to work closely with NDRMC and line ministries Preparedness for Response and Recovery

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Consultant

2 months

(Job ID :519)

19June

GEOSPATIAL APPLICATION DEVELOPER
Bangkok, Thailand

The Geospatial Application Developer will report directly to the SERVIR-Mekong Science and Data Lead. The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with the SERVIR-Mekong Science team in developing geospatial tools, promoting improved information sharing, engaging in capacity building activities, maintaining SERVIR-Mekong data portal, and other tasks related to GIS and remote sensing. Geospatial Information

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Regular Contract

24 months

(Job ID :509)

21June

CLIMATE POLICY AND PLANNING SPECIALIST
Dhaka, Bangladesh

The Climate Policy and Planning Specialist will play an essential role in Bangladesh to ensure National expertise is available with a strong understanding of the processes in developing development policy and plans to mainstream climate change. The Climate Policy and Planning Specialist will work closely with the Climate Policy and Planning Specialist (Regional) based in ADPC, Bangkok, and the Climate Public Expenditure Specialist in Bangladesh. Risk Governance Department

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :517)

21June

GENDER AND INCLUSION IN CLIMATE CHANGE SPECIALIST
Bangkok, Thailand

The Gender and Inclusion in Climate Change Specialist will provide technical inputs on policy review and strategic formulation, climate-smart innovation and capacity building across sectors from gender and inclusion perspective. The specialist will further provide technical oversight to review deliverables (policy, strategy, guidelines, handbooks, training programs, etc.) and provide technical comments to improve the deliverable to be gendered and inclusive. Risk Governance Department

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :516)

21June

GENDER & DIVERSITY COORDINATOR
Bangkok, Thailand

The Program Coordinator will be part of ADPC?s thematic department of Risk Governance. S/he will be involved in research support on a broad range of topics with a focus on gender equality in DRR. Risk Governance Department

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :515)

21June

CLIMATE PUBLIC FINANCE SPECIALIST
Bangkok, Thailand

The Climate Public Finance Specialist will provide technical inputs in adopting WB review and analyze existing climate public finance and support developing climate modeling and climate risk information to inform climate resilient policy, planning and sectoral guidelines. The Climate Public Finance Specialist will provide support remotely and also face-to-face with CARE country team and consultants. Risk Governance

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :514)

21June

DRR MAINSTREAMING COORDINATOR
Bangkok, Thailand

The Program Coordinator will be part of ADPC?s thematic department of Risk Governance. S/he will be involved in research support on a broad range of topics with a focus on mainstreaming DRR into development planning. Risk Governance Department

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :513)

21June

CLIMATE FINANCE SPECIALIST
Kathmandu, Nepal

The Climate Finance Specialist will play an essential role in Nepal to ensure National expertise is available with a strong understanding of the country climate public financing systems and support in reviewing frameworks and reports to support in scaling up climate smart investment in the country. The Specialist will further support in development of action plans and adaptation plans for climate and disaster risk-informed investments. The Climate Finance Specialist, Nepal will be working specifically on rolling out the climate change financing framework of Nepal in selected provinces. The Specialist will also be taking lead on the capacity development of officials in this technical area. Risk Governance

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Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :512)

28June

SERVIR-MEKONG COMMUNICATIONS LEAD
Bangkok, Thailand

The SERVIR-Mekong Communications Lead will lead all communications efforts for the SERVIR-Mekong program through targeted and innovative communications. The Communications Lead is responsible for connecting with the SERVIR-Mekong scientists, extract scientific information, and translate them into impactful media (often non-scientific) and outreach across key external online and offline communications channels. Geospatial Information

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Regular Contract

24 months

(Job ID :510)

Date Project Title Location
20May

RESEARCH LEAD

The Consultant will draft a report related to urban resilience in the region under the project consultancy services.

Consultant

3 months

(Job ID :508)  

20May

RESEARCH ASSISTANT

The Consultant will collect data and provide support in drafting a relevant report on urban resilience in the region under the project consultancy services.

Consultant

4 months

(Job ID :507)  

22May

CONSULTANT - DEVELOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF IT SYSTEM FOR GOVERNMENT OF BIHAR FOR ONLINE REGISTRATION OF INCOMING AND OUTBOUND COVID MIGRANTS

Program for Strengthening Preparedness for Emergency Response and Recovery in India (PROSPER-India) seeks to assist Disaster Management Department (DMD) of Government of Bihar in preparedness actions for management of COVID19 in the state. ADPC has been requested by DMD to help with an IT solution (web and mobile) for registration of migrants coming into and leaving from Bihar. Additionally, maintenance support for the application for unhindered and uninterrupted service is required for a period of 6 months.

Consultant

6 months

(Job ID :506)  

17May

CONSULTANCY FOR ESTABLISHING AND MAINTAINING THE DISASTER DATA AND KNOWLEDGE CENTER

ADPC is currently looking for a suitable candidate for the position of Consultancy to support the operation of the Disaster Data and Knowledge Center. The consultant will focus on supporting the Disaster Data and Knowledge Center at Chulalongkorn University through the development of an operational manual for the center as well as conduct research and establish an expert database to be used in the future.

Consultant

3 months

(Job ID :505)  

5June

CONSULTANT: ENGINEER

In the context of the current global COVID-19 pandemic, the following duties may be modified to adapt to the local conditions and travel restrictions that may be in place during the course of the consultancy. This may require the consultant to develop templates and reporting mechanisms, whereby the local team in Yangon collects the relevant information for review and analysis by the consultant.

This consultancy requires both civil engineering expertise and the ability to liaison with local government and the community, in support of the Community Resilience Planning process particularly.

Consultant

11 months

(Job ID :504)  

10April

HR AND ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR

Support for HR, finance, administrative and logistic support for the World Bank and BMD supported -MSSI project in Bangladesh, Provide necessary support to ADPC staffs and consultants on their duties, Support ADPC-Bangladesh office management to execute office properly, and Follow the ADPC rules, regulations and procedures.

Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :503)  

20April

GEOSPATIAL APPLICATION DEVELOPER

The Geospatial Application Developer will report directly to the SERVIR-Mekong Science and Data Lead. The successful candidate will be expected to work closely with the SERVIR-Mekong Science team in developing geospatial tools, promoting improved information sharing, engaging in capacity building activities, maintaining SERVIR-Mekong data portal, and other tasks related to GIS and remote sensing.

Regular Contract

24 months

(Job ID :501)  

20April

SCIENCE AND DATA LEAD

The Science and Data Lead is the principal technical expert in the SERVIR-Mekong hub and the primary technical contact with NASA?s science team. The Science and Data Lead reports directly to the SERVIR-Mekong Chief of Party. S/he will take a leadership role in the development and delivery of scientific products and maintain an active network of clients and technical partners in the region. Primarily, s/he will lead the efforts of the wider SERVIR-Mekong technical team to develop new, high-quality user-tailored services, data, tools, and models to address on-the-ground priorities of the Lower Mekong region, but s/he will also contribute to capacity-building of users, facilitate improved information sharing and active use of geospatial information for decision making in the region, and help ensure the sustainability of hub functions at ADPC.

Regular Contract

12 months

(Job ID :500)  

15March

CONSULTANT - DOCUMENTATION OF 2019 FLOODS IN BIHAR

The assignment intends to document the best practices followed by the Government of Bihar during the responding to the Bihar floods 2019 with a special focus on Patna. The document shall be prepared in the form of a 'Coffee Table Book'

Consultant

3 month

(Job ID :499)  

14March

CONSULTANT - DEVELOPMENT OF ILLUSTRATED HANDBOOK FOR INTEGRATION OF DISASTER PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS IN INTEGRATED CHILD DEVELOPMENT SCHEME OF GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

The consultant hired for the task will be provided with the content to be included in the handbook but will be expected to define the communication approach for the handbook based on the needs of the potential users and develop the illustrated handbook accordingly in English and Hindi. The consultant is expected to submit a soft copy of the document in English and Hindi and 20 hard copies in each of the two languages.

Consultant

6 month

(Job ID :498)  

12March

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

A range of activities are being implemented under different projects by the Urban Resilience Department, which require desk-research and knowledge management support. ADPC is currently looking to fill in an entry-level program management position to assist in implementation of activities. The Program Coordinator will provide support in research activities both at regional and national levels. Therefore, the selection criteria will mainly consider the English-language writing skills and the desk-based research experience of interested candidates.

Please note that this job vacancy will remain open until filled and applications will be processed on a rolling basis. We therefore encourage applicants to apply as early as possible.

Regular Contract

12 month

(Job ID :497)  

15March

VIDEO PRODUCER FOR DEVELOPING 2D ANIMATION VIDEO FOR THE PROMOTION AND DEMONSTRATION OF BUILDING BUSINESSES? CLIMATE RESILIENCE (BBCR) TOOL IN SRI LANKA

The project team is in the process of developing the product in the form of mobile application and a web portal. Since the product needs to be disseminated among SME communities with self-motivation, it has proposed to develop an animation video to promote and demonstrate the product. In this context, ADPC, is inviting to submit applications by a video animation professional to deliver below stated tasks.

The services of a reputed company/individual will be procured for producing an animation video within a specified time period. The production will be done in two stages, first version for the piloting of the BBCR tool and the final version incorporating comments received while piloting the BBCR tool.

Consultant

8 month

(Job ID :496)  

23May

DEPUTY TEAM LEADER

Re-advertisement: Any applicants previously applying for this position need not reapply.

Please note that this job vacancy will remain open until filled and applications will be processed on a rolling basis. We, therefore, encourage applicants to apply as early as possible

Consultant

6 month

(Job ID :491)  

23May

ASSISTANT URBAN PLANNER

The Assistant Urban planner will be work under the Team leader of RMDP project for implementation of ?Revision of Functional Master Plan and Detailed Area Plan to make Rajshahi Metropolitan Development Plan (RMDP) Disaster Risk Sensitive? and operation of ADPC Rajshahi Office. She/he will be assisting the Department in successful implementation of the project.

Please note that this job vacancy will remain open until filled and applications will be processed on a rolling basis. We therefore encourage applicants to apply as early as possible.

Consultant

5 month

(Job ID :490)  

6February

VDO PRODUCER

?Video Producer/ Firm for developing a short video (1-2 minutes) and a video trailer (6-7 minutes) covering the evolution of Disaster Management in Sri Lanka for the International Symposium on Multi-Hazard Early Warning and Disaster Risk Reduction from 16 ? 18 March 2020. These two video productions will be played during the International Symposium.

Consultant

1 month

(Job ID :489)  

31January

PROGRAM SUPPORT OFFICER

ADPC is currently looking for a suitable candidate for the position of Program Support Officer. As a part of the ADPC Academy the program support officer will be based in Indonesia and will support planning and implementation of project activities at the national, provincial, and district levels as part of the INVEST-DM Team.

Consultant

3 month

(Job ID :488)  

21February

WEBGIS / UI/UX FRONT END DEVELOPER

The intern will support the team on web design and development of geospatial web portals as requested, create mockups, wireframes and prototypes for Mapping Deforestation tool and others tool as requested. And help to design a User Interface of the near real-time mapping of floods tool.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :483)  

21February

WEBGIS BACK END DEVELOPER

Work closely with Web GIS developer and other team members to develop tools as requested. Support the team to build the Mapping Deforestation tool and other tools.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :482)  

21February

REGIONAL LAND COVER MAPPING USING MACHINE LEARNING AND ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE

A new generation of satellites enables us to map vegetation and crop types with unprecedented detail. We are using the new Sentinel-1 and 2 satellites for crop type mapping in Cambodia.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :481)  

21February

NEAR REAL-TIME MAPPING OF FLOODS FROM SPACE USING SAR AND OPTICAL FUSION TECHNOLOGIES

Monitoring and protecting the landscape is an important issue in the Greater Mekong Region. ADPC developed a system to map the landscape from space using satellites. The system was developed in collaboration with the University of Maryland, Google and NASA. We are currently developing an interactive dashboard for policy makers and other stakeholders to monitor the state of the land.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :480)  

21February

MAPPING DEFORESTATION FROM SPACE USING SATELLITE RADAR TECHNOLOGY

Deforestation is a major problem in the Greater Mekong Region. ADPC developed a system to map deforestation from space using radar satellites. We are developing a system from data ingestion and processing using cloud-based computational technologies in order to present policy makers and environmental protection agencies with near real-time information on forest disturbances.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :479)  

21February

INTEGRATION OF NEW SATELLITE-BASED PRODUCTS TO IMPROVE RAINFALL ESTIMATES (2)

Enhance the VRSGS support tool incorporating multiples satellite-based rainfall products into the system.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :478)  

21February

DEVELOPMENT OF AN INTERACTIVE WEB TOOL FOR LANDSCAPE MONITORING USING SATELLITE DATA, SPECTRAL INDICES, AND CLOUD COMPUTING

Monitoring and protecting the landscape is an important issue in the Greater Mekong Region. ADPC developed a system to map the landscape from space using satellites. The system was developed in collaboration with the University of Maryland, Google and NASA. We are currently developing an interactive dashboard for policymakers and other stakeholders to monitor the state of the land.

Internship

6 month

(Job ID :477)  

9February

PROJECT MANAGER

The Project Manager will take lead in the management and implementation of ADPC programs and projects in Viet Nam, particularly of the management and implementation of the URCE program in Viet Nam. The Project Manager will represent ADPC in Viet Nam in promoting and enhancing cooperation in disaster and climate risk reduction and resilience between ADPC and the Government of Viet Nam, development partners and other stakeholders to support Viet Nam in the implementation of SFDRR, SDGs, etc. This position is located in Hanoi, Viet Nam, and reports to the Director - Urban Resilience.

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Regular Contract

12 month

(Job ID :475)  

2February

MONITORING AND EVALUATION MANAGER

The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager will work within the Strategic Planning Department (SPD). S/he will lead the implementation and regular review of ADPC's Monitoring and Evaluation systems, processes, and minimum standards. S/he will also ensure the alignment between the institution level M&E requirements and program/project-specific M&E activities. S/he must have a firm command of Monitoring and Evaluation issues with respect to DRR, climate change, education, organizational development and capacity building, and service delivery strengthening, especially for DRR programs. S/he will work closely with the Directors for designing and implementing the Monitoring and Evaluation activities of the programs and projects, take the lead in base line studies, midterm reviews and final evaluation of the projects and programs. The Monitoring and Evaluation Manager works to maximize quality of programs and ongoing learning at ADPC.

Regular Contract

12 month

(Job ID :474)  

19January

COMMUNICATION COORDINATOR

The Communication Coordinator will provide support to the Communication Manager in advancing the disaster risk reduction agenda in Asia and the Pacific through targeted and innovative communications within the scope of ADPC's vision, mission, and goals.

Regular Contract

12 month

(Job ID :473)  

16January

SOUTH-SOUTH LEARNING, RESEARCH AND COMMUNICATIONS

ADPC with support from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation (BMGF) launched the Asian Preparedness Partnership (APP) under the auspice of Strengthening Capacity of Government and Local Humanitarian Organizations on Preparedness for Response in Asia program to improve preparedness and humanitarian response to disasters in Cambodia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, the Philippines, and Sri Lanka by strengthening the interface and partnership between Government and Local humanitarian organizations and enhancing capacities through partnerships, knowledge resources, training, and networking opportunities.

Consultant

3 month

(Job ID :472)